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The Resource Crania americana; or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America. : To which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species., Illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map. By Samuel George Morton ..

Crania americana; or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America. : To which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species., Illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map. By Samuel George Morton ..

Label
Crania americana; or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America. : To which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species.
Title
Crania americana; or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America.
Title remainder
To which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species.
Statement of responsibility
Illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map. By Samuel George Morton ..
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1799-1851
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Morton, Samuel George
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN90
LC item number
.M89
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1788-1858
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Combe, George
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  • Craniology
  • Indians
  • Ethnology
  • Phrenology
Label
Crania americana; or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America. : To which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species., Illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map. By Samuel George Morton ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Appendix. Phrenological remarks on the relation between the natural talents and dispositions of nations, and the developments of their brains. By George Combe": p. [269]-291
  • Plates are signed "From the original painting by J. Neagle [frontispiece]", "From nature by J.C. Werner on stone by John Collins", and "Lith. of John Collins, no. 79 S. Third St. Phila."
  • Following p. 296 is an errata leaf
Control code
000040021
Dimensions
40 cm.
Extent
3 p. ., [iii]-v, 296 p., 1 .
Lccn
05031175
Other physical details
front. (port.) illus., 78 pl., map.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 40021
  • 40050
  • ocm07867328
Label
Crania americana; or, A comparative view of the skulls of various aboriginal nations of North and South America. : To which is prefixed an essay on the varieties of the human species., Illustrated by seventy-eight plates and a colored map. By Samuel George Morton ..
Publication
Note
  • "Appendix. Phrenological remarks on the relation between the natural talents and dispositions of nations, and the developments of their brains. By George Combe": p. [269]-291
  • Plates are signed "From the original painting by J. Neagle [frontispiece]", "From nature by J.C. Werner on stone by John Collins", and "Lith. of John Collins, no. 79 S. Third St. Phila."
  • Following p. 296 is an errata leaf
Control code
000040021
Dimensions
40 cm.
Extent
3 p. ., [iii]-v, 296 p., 1 .
Lccn
05031175
Other physical details
front. (port.) illus., 78 pl., map.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 40021
  • 40050
  • ocm07867328

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